About Us

Our Team

Simon Michlmayr FBHI

Simon is a second generation watchmaker. He followed in the footsteps of his Austrian father who established his clock and watch business in 1958. Both Simon and his brother Peter Michlmayr have carried on in the family tradition of their father. Simon trained in Horology in London where he studied under Peter Roberts, followed by WOSTEP in Switzerland. He has been running his own company since 1986.


Craig Baird senior watchmaker


Craig Baird

Craig Baird is our senior watchmaker. He trained in Horology in Manchester followed by WOSTEP in Switzerland and is a graduate of the British Horological Institute. Simon and Craig have worked together since 1988. He is a highly accomplished watchmaker and an integral part of the watch manufacturing team. He also accompanies Simon on exterior clock work.

Stuart Smith resident clockmaker

Stuart Smith

Stuart is our senior clockmaker. He began his career in Horology with Simon in 1987. Having started off as an apprentice fresh from school he is now an integral, highly skilled part of the team. He is trained in traditional clock repair techniques and is an extremely skilled member of staff.

Richard Soanes watchmaker at Michlmayr Clock and Watchmakers

Richard Soanes

Richard graduated in Horology from St Loyers Foundation, Exeter. He has been working for Simon for seven years and is a watch repair specialist.

Barrie Lee watchmaker at Michlmayr Clock and Watchmakers Norwich

Barrie Lee

Barrie completed his WOSTEP training at the British School of Watchmaking in Manchester. He is heavily involved in watch manufacturing and assembling.

Barrie Lee watchmaker at Michlmayr Clock and Watchmakers Norwich

Carl Hughes

Carl is the newest member of our watch repair team. He is an experienced watch technician having worked for a number of other companies over a number of years.

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Support Staff

The workshop staff are fully supported by our invaluable administration and customer service team Sarah, Rachael and office manager Caroline.

Carrying out watch repairs at Michlmayr Clock and Watchmakers

Company Overview

An established clock and watch business run by Simon Michlmayr FBHI. We specialise in watch and clock repairs and our team of qualified watchmakers, clockmakers and technicians have the skills to undertake all types of horological work from the finest quality precision watch to the manufacture and restoration of the largest timepiece. Free of charge estimates given to trade and private customers.

Get in Touch

  • Phone:
    +44 (0)1603 403 687

  • Email:

  • Address:
    Tempus Works
  • 2 Fletcher Way
  • Norwich NR3 3ST

  • Opening Hours:
    Mon - Fri: 8.30 - 17.00
  • Sat: 9.00 - 14.00
  • Bank Holidays - closed